- NC to the question "Should Any Vaccines Be Required for Children?"
“Overall, 68% of U.S. adults say childhood vaccinations should be required, while 30% say parents should be able to decide. Among all age groups, young adults are more likely to say vaccinating children should be a parental choice. Some 41% of 18- to 29-year-olds say parents should be able to decide whether or not their child gets vaccinated; only 20% of adults 65 or older echo this opinion.”
Monica Anderson, “Young Adults More Likely to Say Vaccinating Kids Should Be Parental Choice,” pewresearch.org, Feb. 2, 2015
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